My wife Valerie and I want to take this opportunity to WELCOME you to the Shine Community! We have a passion for people and we are excited to see how God uses us and the SCC body to shine new light in the greater Archer Lodge/Clayton area.
Jason was raised in Greenville, NC and is a graduate of East Carolina University and holds a Masters of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Jason served as missionary with Youth With a Mission (YWAM) in Australia and the Solomon Islands and served as Pastor to Students at Hephzibah Baptist Church in Wendell, NC prior to becoming the Lead Pastor of Shine Community Church.
Jason and his wife, Valerie, have been happily married for 17 years and have four amazing children: Corban, Eden Lynn, Solomon, and Levi. They are excited to begin the journey of building relationships within the neighborhoods and community, engaging with people in everyday endeavors, develop teams and leaders and be a source of hope and light through leading and living for Jesus Christ.
Mike and his wife Nellie have been married for 38 years. They have two sons and one daughter, all of whom are married and have children - giving Mike and Nellie the blessing of being grandparents to nine children. Mike is excited to be serving the Lord at Shine Community Church and he can't wait to see what God will do through this church.
Adam and his wife Julia have been married for nine years and they have two sons, Caleb and Micaiah. Adam enjoys spending time with his family being outdoors, especially travelling to the mountains. Adam is excited to see the Lord to work through Shine Community Church!
Leonard and his wife Julie have been married for ten years and they have two children. Leonard enjoys cooking, spending time with his family, and most of all he loves serving others. Leonard is excited and grateful to see what God does in and through Shine Community Church.